Wichita Public Schools/Aventura Technologies Surveillance Contract

Carlton Purvis filed this request with the Wichita Public Schools of Wichita, KS.


From: Carlton Purvis

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Kansas Open Records Act (K.S.A. 45-215), I hereby request the following records:

A full copy of all contracts and written agreements between Wichita Public Schools and Aventura Technologies, Inc. approved by the school board on May 6, 2013 and a complete bidding summary for the project.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Carlton Purvis

From: Wichita Public Schools

A no responsive documents response.

From: Carlton Purvis


Good afternoon and thank you for the timely response. I'd like to amend this request to read:

Pursuant to the Kansas Open Records Act (K.S.A. 45-215), I hereby request the following records: The equipment list of items USD 259 is purchasing using GSA Contract GS-07F-0391V, for the security upgrade project the Board of Education approved on May 6, 2013.

Thank you,

Carlton Purvis

From: Wichita Public Schools

The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that the information or document(s) requested are exempt from disclosure.